How much does an Embedded Software Engineer III make in the United States? The average Embedded Software Engineer III salary in the United States is $105,623 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $98,832 and $114,458. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Embedded Software Engineer III

Embedded Software Engineer III designs, develops, tests, debugs, and implements embedded software and systems. Develops software and firmware source code in C/C++, Embedded C, and other languages. Being an Embedded Software Engineer III understanding of common communication interfaces like SPI, I2C, USB, UART, and others. Utilizes version control, simulation, debugging, and other development tools. Additionally, Embedded Software Engineer III collaborates cross functionally with hardware engineers. Provides engineering support for testing, deployment, and updates. Requires a bachelor's degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or related field. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Embedded Software Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be an Embedded Software Engineer III typically requires 4-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Embedded Software Engineer III: Computer Simulation, Bug/Defect Analysis, Embedded System Design, Embedded C++ ...More

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